Aspire Training is currently looking for an enthusiastic and bright individual to complete their Level 2 Childcare NVQ during a 12 month apprenticeship with Jack & Jill Nursery in Wimborne.
Jack and Jill is situated in the heart of Corfe Mullen village and occupies the former Methodist Church. This offers a great ‘open-play’ space of approximately 2000sq foot with a fabulous ‘Big Hall’ and 2 further rooms. The nursery was completely refurbished in summer 2014 and has a new playground, new play areas, new toilets and new equipment. The rooms are light, spacious and fresh!
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to take their first steps towards a career in childcare as the successful applicant will be taken on as an apprentice within the early year’s team and will assist in providing care and education to all the children as they work towards your Level 2 NVQ in Childcare.
Your duties include but are not limited to:
- To treat children as individuals
- To interact with children in a way that promotes the ethos of learning through play
- To take part in all play and education needed
- To conduct observations
- To contribute to weekly planning
- To be a role model at all times in behaviour manner and appearance
- To ensure all policies are adhered to
- To work as a full member of the team
- To be punctual and professional at all times
The ideal candidate will be caring and hardworking individual with a passion for working with Children who will be committed to gaining their qualifications in this field.
In the event that you wish to progress onto a Level 3 NVQ, you will need to hold at least a grade ‘C’ or grade ‘4’ in both your Maths & English Language GCSE’s, or alternatively a Level 2 in both Maths & English Language Functional Skills (or equivalent).
You will also need to be a great team player, must understand the importance of time keeping and housekeeping and must be professional at all times.
You will need to be flexible with your working hours, be available Monday to Friday, working around 30 hours a week.